Michael T. Stien, 59, of Rockton, IL died peacefully at home.\n\nHe was born January 4, 1961, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph J. and Margaret L. (Tripp) Stien. Graduated from Hononegah High School class of 1979. He was employed by TTDS, Hughes Communication and Rock County. \n\nSurvivors include: son Tyler Stien, father Ralph Stien; sisters Catherine (Scott) Froeliger, Liz (Randy) Henning, Trish (Rodney) Gifford; nieces Rosemary (Ravi Patel) Froeliger and Sarah (Christopher) Kissinger; nephews Luke and Alex Gifford. \n\nFuneral Ceremony, with social distancing and requiring masks will be held at 1:30 p.m., Wednesday August 19, 2020 in McCorkle Funeral Home - Rockton Chapel 767 N. Blackhawk Blvd., Rockton IL with Reverend Dan Herman of the Old Stone Church officiating. Burial in Rockton Township Cemetery. A visitation will be held from 12:30 p.m. until time of funeral.